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Posted On: 09/24/20 9:21 AM

Last week we began our Charlotte rankings with the top 11 quarterbacks in the area. This week, we’re moving onto the best running backs in the area. In a city loaded with running back talent, narrowing the list down was difficult, but we think we did it. Here’s part one of the top running backs in the area.

12. Kalib JenningsKalibJennings5'9" | RBRocky River | 2021StateNC, 5’10 205, Rocky River- Jennings is a powerful, compact runner that can accelerate in a hurry and runs with excellent pad level. He’s built well and doesn’t shy away from contact. He’s flying a bit under the radar, but we think he’d be an excellent pickup for a Division II team.

11. Jamar PriceJamarPrice6'2" | RBProvidence | 2022StateNC, 6’2 205, Providence- Price goes into his junior year for Providence having already started as a freshman and sophomore. He’s a big runner with speed to take it all the way. He uses his size well and is hard to bring down in one-on-one situations.

10. Rashaard Brooks, 5’6 160, Kings Mountain- A smaller scat back type, Brooks put up huge numbers as a sophomore, averaging over 6.5 yards per carry. He’s also a threat in the receiving game, scoring six touchdowns on

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